Describes and illustrates over 400 species of mushroom from the region. Each species account includes edibility and extensive commentary to help distinguish similiar species. A comprehensive glossary of specialised mycological terms is provided.
William C. Roody is a seasonal biologist with the West Virginia Wildlife Diversity Program at the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources.
Clear, concise, and accurate. Will appeal to beginners and to seasoned mushroom gatherers. - DON YELTMAN